DFA Football League
Excelsior Sports Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Sept 18: Mehjoor United FC and 7-Stars Football Academy trounced their rival teams convincingly namely Rising Stars FC and Nadurgund FC by 3 goals to nil and 5 goals to 1 respectively in the ongong ‘A’ Division of DFA Srinagar Annual League Football Tournament, being played at Gindun Ground Rajbagh, here today.
Inayat and Afree scored two goals each and Shafqat netted one goal for 7-Stars Football Academy.
Meanwhile, in the ongoing Super Division League being played at Synthetic Turf TRC Srinagar wherein 1st match was played between Real Kashmir U-18 and Syed Tajuddin FC. Syed Tajuddin FC succeeded in their effort when Shoib scored the first goal for his team in the 10th minute of the play. Leading by a goal, lifted the confidence of the Syed Tajuddin FC and they continued to attack the opposite goalpost with higher frequency. The young Turks of Real Kashmir U-18 also played a marvellous game and tried their best to find an equaliser but failed. In 63rd minute of the play during the 2nd half, Syed Tajuddin FC doubled their lead and won the match by 2-0 goals.
In the 2nd match Court Road FC defeated Galaxy FC by a solitary goal. The match turned out to be a classic as both the teams displayed the skills and cool temperament throughout the 90-minutes of the play. In 70th minute of the play, Burhan scored an important goal for Court Road FC. Immediately, the Galaxy FC players launched several counter attacks, but the goalkeeper of the Court Road FC ensured no damage was done.